Journal of Ophthalmology / 2015 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Training of Resident Ophthalmologists in Cataract Surgery: A Comparative Study of Two Approaches

Table 2

Intraoperative complications rates of all study cases for each study group and respective values. Percentages are given in parentheses.

Group AGroup B valuTotal

PCR without lens fragment fall26 (14.05%)16 (5.05%)0.002642 (8.36%)
ZD2 (1.08%)3 (0.95%)15 (1%)
PCR with lens fragment fall5 (2.7%)6 (1.89%)0.5511 (2.19%)
PCR/ZD with vitreous loss32 (17.3%)23 (7.25%)0.003255 (10.95%)
ACT/EC9 (4.86%)14 (4.42%)0.8323 (4.58%)
WD3 (1.62%)3 (0.95%)0.676 (1.19%)
CL1 (0.54%)1 (0.32%)12 (0.4%)
ACRLF2 (1.08%)3 (0.95%)15 (1%)

PCR = posterior capsule rupture; ZD = zonular dehiscence; ACT = anterior capsule tear; EC = extended capsulorhexis; WD = wound dehiscence; CL = corneal lesions; ACRLF = anterior chamber retained lens fragments.
value (significance level) was calculated by means of Fisher’s exact test.

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